Economic Bakhtar News Agency is the official state news agency of the Afghan government, based in Kabul. The agency is a major source of news for all media in Afghanistan, gathering domestic and international news and providing information to outlets. http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af Fri, 23 Aug 2019 05:50:01 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb Cost of Afghan Currency Against Foreign Currencies http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39608-cost-of-afghan-currency-against-foreign-currencies.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39608-cost-of-afghan-currency-against-foreign-currencies.html Cost of Afghan Currency Against Foreign Currencies

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Kabul (BNA) Based on Union of money exchangers in Sari Shahzada, Kabul city, the exchange rate of Afghani as a follow:
                                                                           
One Dollar                                                        78/55    Afs
One Pound Sterling                                           94       Afs
One Euro                                                           87       Afs
One Emirate’s Dirham                                      21/30   Afs
One Thousand Pakistani Rupees                     538     Afs
One Thousand Indian Rupees                         1140497      Afs
One Thousand Iranian Rupees                        06/70       Afs
Yarzada

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Economic Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:33:13 +0000
Fruit Shops Construction Work Begins in Farah http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39591-fruit-shops-construction-work-begins-in-farah.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39591-fruit-shops-construction-work-begins-in-farah.html Fruit Shops Construction Work Begins in Farah

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Kabul (BNA) In honor of the 100th anniversary of the country’s independence, construction of an assembly hall and several shops for fruit sales began in central of Farah province.
Mohammad Shoaib Sabet governor of Farah told BNA correspondent, the Habitat institute will build more than 700 acres of land for 24 fruit shops and an assembly hall at a cost of $ 100,000, within a year.
This hall has a capacity of 700 persons.
T. Yarzada

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Economic Tue, 20 Aug 2019 09:09:02 +0000
Cost of Afghan Currency Against Foreign Currencies http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39590-cost-of-afghan-currency-against-foreign-currencies.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39590-cost-of-afghan-currency-against-foreign-currencies.html Cost of Afghan Currency Against Foreign Currencies

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Kabul (BNA) Based on Union of money exchangers in Sari Shahzada, Kabul city, the exchange rate of Afghani as a follow:
                                                                           
One Dollar                                                         78/55        Afs
One Pound Sterling                                            94/20       Afs
One Euro                                                            87       Afs
One Emirate’s Dirham                                       21/30       Afs
One Thousand Pakistani Rupees                       496       Afs
One Thousand Indian Rupees                            1130       Afs
One Thousand Iranian Rupees                           06/70       Afs
Yarzada

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Economic Tue, 20 Aug 2019 09:08:16 +0000
10 Development Projects Inaugurated in Herat http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39588-10-development-projects-inaugurated-in-herat.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39588-10-development-projects-inaugurated-in-herat.html 10 Development Projects Inaugurated in Herat

Tuesday August 20, 2019
HERAT CITY (BNA) On the occasion of 100 Independence Anniversary, 10 development projects have been inaugurated in eastern Herat province.
Aqa Mohammad Saddiqi head of rural rehabilitation and development told BNA reporter, the projects have been completed by Citizens’ Charter National Priority Program with a cost of 12 million Afghanis funded by Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development.
Mr. Saddiqi asked from people to protect and maintain the projects.
Meanwhile, Sayed Mawdoud Cheshti district governor of Karokh praised activities and projects’ implementation of rural rehabilitation and development department of Herat province.
M.A.Ansari

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Economic Tue, 20 Aug 2019 09:06:08 +0000
Two Agricultural Projects Inaugurated in Baghlan http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39575-two-agricultural-projects-inaugurated-in-baghlan.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39575-two-agricultural-projects-inaugurated-in-baghlan.html Two Agricultural Projects Inaugurated in Baghlan

Tuesday August 20, 2019
PUL-E-KHUMRI CITY (BNA) The construction work of two agricultural projects have been completed and put into exploitation in northern Baghlan province.
Ahmad Zia Rahimi in-charge of Citizens’ Charter National Priority Program in Rural Rehabilitation and Development Department of Baghlan told BNA correspondent, the projects has been constructed with a sum of over three million Afghanis funded by ministry of rural rehabilitation and development and 10% local residents participation in Baghlan Markazi district of the province within the last six months.
Eng. Awal Khan Ahmadzai head of rural rehabilitation and development said, the projects include agricultural water canal with length of 250 meters and 73 meters of retaining wall and water supply network.
By implementation of the projects 600 families have gained access to clean drinking water and irrigational water have provided to 800 acres of lands in Baghlan Markazi district of Baghlan province.
M.A.Ansari

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Economic Tue, 20 Aug 2019 05:22:46 +0000
Irrigation Network Inaugurated in Balkh http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39564-irrigation-network-inaugurated-in-balkh.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39564-irrigation-network-inaugurated-in-balkh.html Irrigation Network Inaugurated in Balkh

Sunday, August 18, 2019
Mazar-e-Sharif (BNA) The reconstruction of an irrigation network in Balkh province was completed and inaugurated yesterday.
Kateb Shams head of irrigation and livestock department of Balkh province told BNA, the network has been built over five km by the north zone district office at the cost of more than 22 million Afghanis in Mirrozadar village, Balkh district of that province.
He added that the irrigation network irrigates 3,000 acres of agricultural land in the area.
T. Yarzada

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Economic Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:54:30 +0000
Cost of Afghan Currency Against Foreign Currencies http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39562-cost-of-afghan-currency-against-foreign-currencies.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39562-cost-of-afghan-currency-against-foreign-currencies.html Cost of Afghan Currency Against Foreign Currencies

Sunday, August 18, 2019
Kabul (BNA) Based on Union of money exchangers in Sari Shahzada, Kabul city, the exchange rate of Afghani as a follow:
                                                                           
One Dollar                                                        78/40        Afs
One Pound Sterling                                           93/60       Afs
One Euro                                                           86/80       Afs
One Emirate’s Dirham                                      21/20       Afs
One Thousand Pakistani Rupees                       496       Afs
One Thousand Indian Rupees                           1130       Afs
One Thousand Iranian Rupees                           06/70       Afs
Yarzada

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Economic Sun, 18 Aug 2019 08:08:22 +0000
260 Tons of Fruits Exported From Kandahar to Pakistan http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39558-260-tons-of-fruits-exported-from-kandahar-to-pakistan.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39558-260-tons-of-fruits-exported-from-kandahar-to-pakistan.html 260 Tons of Fruits Exported From Kandahar to Pakistan

Sunday, August 18, 2019
Kandahar (BNA) 260 tons of fresh and dried fruits were exported from Kandahar to Pakistan.
The fruit was exported to Pakistan on the occasion of 100th anniversary of the country’s Independence by land and through the border of Speenboldak District.
Hayatullah Yayat governor of Kandahar told BNA, the fresh and dried fruits was part of Kandahar’s peasants’ corps this year.
The fruits was purchased from peasants by merchants and is expected to be sold in Pakistan markets.
Abdul Jabar Baluch head of Kandahar Investment Support Office at a ceremony of fruit export from Kandahar to Pakistan said, the government is trying to turn Afghanistan into an exporting country in the region.
T. Yarzada

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Economic Sun, 18 Aug 2019 07:07:51 +0000
Cost of Afghan Currency Against Foreign Currencies http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39534-cost-of-afghan-currency-against-foreign-currencies.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39534-cost-of-afghan-currency-against-foreign-currencies.html Cost of Afghan Currency Against Foreign Currencies

Saturday, August 17, 2019
Kabul (BNA) Based on Union of money exchangers in Sari Shahzada, Kabul city, the exchange rate of Afghani as a follow:
                                                                           
One Dollar                                                         78/40        Afs
One Pound Sterling                                            94/20       Afs
One Euro                                                            86/60       Afs
One Emirate’s Dirham                                       21/20       Afs
One Thousand Pakistani Rupees                       498       Afs
One Thousand Indian Rupees                           1130       Afs
One Thousand Iranian Rupees                          06/60       Afs
Yarzada

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Economic Sat, 17 Aug 2019 09:02:40 +0000
Afghan Ariana Airlines Should reach Self-Sufficiency, President Ghani http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39454-afghan-ariana-airlines-should-reach-self-sufficiency-president-ghani.html http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/business/item/39454-afghan-ariana-airlines-should-reach-self-sufficiency-president-ghani.html Afghan Ariana Airlines Should reach Self-Sufficiency, President Ghani

Thursday, August 08, 2019
Kabul (BNA) President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani in a meeting with officials of the Afghan Ariana Airline Company reviewed ways for revival and reaching the company to self-sufficiency.
In the meeting, officials of the company first delivered their working report, overall situation, problems and challenges facing the company to the President.
After hearing their report, the country’s President said that the Afghan Ariana Airline Company was a national company and should reach self-sufficiency.
Pointing that the company was representing the country in a better way, President Ghani said economic and income plans of the company including the five-year plan for dispatching pilgrims to Saudi Arabia should be prepared and a commission should be formed to review all problems and challenges facing the company and deliver its suggestions so that the company once again stood on its feet.
The country’s President also stressed that the Afghan Ariana Airline should reach self-sufficiency and resume its flights to EU member countries.

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Economic Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:39:08 +0000